1885 Barretts Directory of Rishton

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TitleForenameSurnameOccupationPropertyStreetTelNoNotes 
 JohnTaylorPost MasterPost Money Order and Telegraph Offices, 9High Street Letters arrive via Blackburn 7 a.m. and 4-45 p.m.and are despatched at 9-45 a.m. and 7-35 p.m. No Image on file.
 JamesAightonOverlooker High Street   No Image on file.
 JohnAinsworthFarmer Tottleworth   No Image on file.
 JamesAitkenCoal MerchantCanal Side   No Image on file.
 Peter WilliamAllenStation MasterRailway StationStation Road   No Image on file.
 JosiahAlmondWeaver Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 JamesAshworthCotton ManufacturersDaisy Hill houseHenry Street   No Image on file.
 EnochAspdenAgent for Royal Liver11Chapel Street   No Image on file.
 JamesAstleyShop Keeper93Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 SamuelBaileyDraper and Cab Proprietor22High Street   No Image on file.
 RichardBanksTape Sizer7George Street   No Image on file.
 JohnBarr M.B.SurgeonLynnwood House   No Image on file.
 JohnBartonFarmerCow hillCow Hill Lane   No Image on file.
 JohnBatesonWeaver9George Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasBattersbyPainter and Decorator7High Street   No Image on file.
 ChristopherBoardmanOverlooker8Chapel Street   No Image on file.
Mrs.SarahBoltonFarmer and VictuallersMother Red CapAccrington Road   No Image on file.
 ThomasBoothmanConfectioner2Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 FrederickBorrillInsurance Agent39High Street   No Image on file.
 CharlesBracewellCommission Agent3Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 EdwardBroughtonCashier4Chapel Street   No Image on file.
 JosephBrownSchool Master/Mistress High Street   No Image on file.
 RobertButlerJoiner and Builder Spring Street   No Image on file.
 JohnButterfieldFarmerTan houseBlackburn Old Road   No Image on file.
MissAnnButterworthFarmerWindy bankBlackburn Old Road   No Image on file.
 Richard HenryCatterallRelieving Officer High Street   No Image on file.
 JohnCharaleyFarmerManor House FarmTottleworth   No Image on file.
 GeorgeClarkeRetort, Fire and Common Brick, Chimney Top, Sanitary Tube,&c. ManfufacturerNorden viewHarwood Road   No Image on file.
 RalphCharnleyButcher22Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 MatthewClaytonButcher65High Street   No Image on file.
 R. & T.ClaytonCotton ManufacturersBridgefield millSpring Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasClaytonTimber Merchant and Bobbin ManufacturerSawmillSpring Street   No Image on file.
 JamesCleggGrocer75High Street   No Image on file.
Mrs.SarahCleggTripe Dealer36High Street   No Image on file.
 JosephColemanHerbalist, Drysalter, Coal Dealer and Furniture Remover20High Street   No Image on file.
 WilliamColemanInsurance Agent4Mary Street   No Image on file.
 HenryCounsellPicture Framer6Parker Street   No Image on file.
 RobertConnellOverlooker High Street   No Image on file.
 Broughton EdwardSecretaryConservative club, 61High Street   No Image on file.
 JohnCookHair Dresser50High Street   No Image on file.
 WilliamCooperGrocer26High Street   No Image on file.
 HenryCoupeFarmerTottleworth lee.   No Image on file.
 IshmaelCowellGrocer51Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 AaronCranshawTripe Dealer44High Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasCravenInsurance Agent50High Street   No Image on file.
 RalphCrookFarmer Whitebirk   No Image on file.
 ThomasCrossGreen Grocer18High Street   No Image on file.
 JoshuaCunliffeTinplate Worker7Burton Street   No Image on file.
 JosephDawsonGreen Grocer24Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 JohnDobsonFarmer and VictuallersBay HorseBlackburn Old Road   No Image on file.
  J. & Co.DuckworthGrocers40High Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasDuckworthDentist54High Street   No Image on file.
 JohnEdwardsPaper Maker (j.) Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 EdwardEccles & SonsCotton ManufacturersWheatfield millWheatfield Street Home: High Street No Image on file.
 RobertEnglandGrocer71High Street   No Image on file.
  FecittFarmerNew barn FarmNew Rishton   No Image on file.
Mrs.AnnFenton HenryCloth Looker16Chapel Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasFieldingHair Dresser48High Street   No Image on file.
 William HenryFieldingJoiner, Builder, and Brickmaker Ashworth Street   No Image on file.
 William ThomasFowlerClerk230Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
Mrs.SarahGreenwood HartleyToy Dealer64High Street   No Image on file.
 EcclesGrimeManager Commercial Street   No Image on file.
 JohnGrimshawVictuallerRishton ArmsStation Road   No Image on file.
 RichardGrimshawGrocer and Confectioner1High Street   No Image on file.
 HarryHalsteadChemist and Druggist High Street   No Image on file.
 GeorgeHampshireVictuallerLidget Hotel   No Image on file.
 JamesHansonCotton Spinners and ManufacturersRishton millHermitage Street h. Harwood road No Image on file.
 JamesHarrisonOverlooker87Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasHarrisonHosier14High Street   No Image on file.
 WilliamHartleyFarmerBlack law FarmWilpshire Road   No Image on file.
 ThomasHarwoodFarmerDunscar FarmWilpshire Road   No Image on file.
 EdmundHaworthFarmerNorden Farm   No Image on file.
 JamesHaworthTape Sizer85Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 JamesHaworthDraper10High Street   No Image on file.
 JamesHaworthFarmer Whitebirk   No Image on file.
 JohnHaworthButcher3High Street   No Image on file.
 JohnHeapFarmerHolt FarmTottleworth Road   No Image on file.
 AlexanderHenryEngineer (j.)10Chapel Street   No Image on file.
 JohnHeysCotton ManufacturersSpring millSpring Street home: West view No Image on file.
Mrs.AnnHindleShop Keeper21Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasHindleShop Keeper Clarke Street   No Image on file.
 JamesHodgsonGreen Grocer146High Street   No Image on file.
 John N.HopwoodWheelwright and Carting AgentRailway StationStation Road   No Image on file.
 JohnHothersallOverlooker17George Street   No Image on file.
 WilliamHowsonFarmerSide beetSide Beet Lane   No Image on file.
 CalebHoyleShop Keeper23Henry Street   No Image on file.
 JohnInghamShop Keeper11Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 James EdwardInghamTailors and Drapers11Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 GeorgeJohnsonPaper Maker (j.)89High Street   No Image on file.
RevWilliam W.JonesCurateSt. Peter'sHigh Street   No Image on file.
 GeorgeKinderFarmerCutt FarmCutt Lane   No Image on file.
 JohnKinderFarmerHen moss FarmParsonage Road   No Image on file.
 JamesKnowlesJoiner and Builder Holt Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasKnowlesFarmerWillacesCowhill Lane   No Image on file.
 ThomasLancasterWeaver11George Street   No Image on file.
 NathanLeighFarmerSide beetSide Beet Lane   No Image on file.
 ThomasLightbownDrysalter20Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 Jasper I.HelmClerk2Local Board Office   No Image on file.
 LordHaworthFarmerLower Cunliffe FarmCutt Lane   No Image on file.
 JosephMarshallOverlooker32Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 JohnMawdsleyFarmerEachill FarmEachill Road   No Image on file.
 AlfredMclntoshOverlooker Company Street   No Image on file.
 JohnWoodruffSecretaryMechanics' InstitutionWalmsley Street   No Image on file.
 JohnMercerVictuallerWalmsley Arms, 51High Street   No Image on file.
Mrs.MargaretMercerButcher42High Street   No Image on file.
Mrs.ElizabethMorsheadShop Keeper21Henry Street   No Image on file.
 CharlesNaylorBrickmakers Labourer66High Street   No Image on file.
(Noble & Olive)EdwardNobleStone Mason, Contractor, and Quarry Owner,etc.49Spring Street   No Image on file.
 JohnNobleStone Mason69Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 JosephNobleGas and Water Rents Collector2Mary Street   No Image on file.
  Noble & OliveBrick and Tile ManufacturersHolt worksTottleworth Road   No Image on file.
 MarkNobleGrocer150High Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasNobleGrocer12Walmsley Street   No Image on file.
 HenryNormanConfectioner4High Street   No Image on file.
 WilliamOldhamTailors and Drapers11Walmsley Street   No Image on file.
 GeorgeOrmerodFurniture Dealer21High Street   No Image on file.
 ChristopherParkerAssistant Overseer9Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 HenryParkinChimney Sweeper6Haworth Street   No Image on file.
 JohnPatchettSurgeon L.R.C.P. High Street   No Image on file.
Peebles & Son  Paper ManufacturersRishton Paper MillHermitage Street  Thomas Foster,manager No Image on file.
 JohnPickupShop Keeper12High Street   No Image on file.
 Peter WrightPickupColliery ProprietorRishton Colliery Home: Blackburn No Image on file.
Mrs.AnnPilkingtonDress Maker57High Street   No Image on file.
 JacobPlaceWeaver25George Street   No Image on file.
 HenryPomfretColliery Viewer Henry Street   No Image on file.
Rev.Alfred S.Prior B.D.VicarThe VicarageBlackburn Road   No Image on file.
 JamesProcterClogger63High Street   No Image on file.
 JamesRadcliffeOverlooker Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasRichmondFarmer Whitebirk   No Image on file.
 JamesRileyHatter43High Street   No Image on file.
 EcclesGrimeManagerRishton Industrial Co-operative SocietyLimitedHermitage Street   No Image on file.
 C.ScaifeManagerRishton Victoria Cotton Mill CompanyLimitedParker Street   No Image on file.
 BenjaminRobinsonWatchman21George Street   No Image on file.
 NicholasRushtonGrocer76Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 FredScaifeManager40Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 CyrusScaifeManagerVictoria villasParker Street   No Image on file.
 JamesScaifeManager33Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasSeedVictuallers and FarmerRoebuck InnHigh Street   No Image on file.
 JacobSharplesButcher38High Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasSharplesOverlooker13George Street   No Image on file.
 JamesShawOverlooker19Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 JohnShuttleworthTripe Dealer6Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 JohnSlaterManager1Holt Street   No Image on file.
 David AbnerSlaterPrinter Edward Street   No Image on file.
 BernardSmithGrocer and Draper13High Street   No Image on file.
 JamesSmithFishmonger32High Street   No Image on file.
 MarySmithShop Keeper7Walmsley Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasSmithTailors and Drapers5High Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasSmithCloth Looker98High Street   No Image on file.
 WilliamSmithWeaver27George Street   No Image on file.
 JohnSnapeConfectioner34High Street   No Image on file.
 DavidSowerbuttsButcher30High Street   No Image on file.
 HindleSutcliffeCanal Bank Ranger2High Street   No Image on file.
 J. & W.SwarbrickFire and Common BrickmakersRishton works   No Image on file.
 JamesTalbotLoomer Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 RobertTalbotFarmerMickle heyBlackburn Old Road   No Image on file.
 JamesTattersallTape Sizer2Walmsley Street   No Image on file.
 JohnTaylorStationer and Postmaster9High Street   No Image on file.
 Thomas JamesTaylorChemical ManufacturerEagle Works; h.High Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasTaylorGrocer49High Street   No Image on file.
 JohnTaylorCashier10Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 JohnTomlinsonFarmerMickle Hey FarmBlackburn Old Road   No Image on file.
 RichardTrengroveGardener High Street   No Image on file.
 JamesTurnerMilliner and Draper117High Street   No Image on file.
MissMargaretUnsworthDress Maker8High Street   No Image on file.
 JesseVarleyShoemaker and Clogger16Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 HenryWalmsleyConfectioner6High Street   No Image on file.
 WilliamWalmsleyOverlooker28Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 ThomasWardLamp and Oil Dealer74High Street   No Image on file.
 AbrahamWhittakerPlumbers, Glaziers and Gasfitters Henry Street   No Image on file.
 JamesWhittakerHay and Straw DealerStanley House   No Image on file.
 Richard AaronWhittakerShop Keeper18Haworth Street   No Image on file.
 JohnWhittakerOverlooker48Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
Joshua & Sons WhiteheadIron and Brass FoundersSpring foundrySpring Street   No Image on file.
 PeterWhiteheadWheelwright and Blacksmith3Spring Street   No Image on file.
 CharlesWinterbottomStone Masons and Contractors Spring Street   No Image on file.
 JohnWinterbottomBaker52High Street   No Image on file.
 CharlesWolstenholmeStone Masons and Contractors Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 HindleWolstenholmeNewsagent and Confectioner57High Street   No Image on file.
 JosephYoungAssurance Agent62Hermitage Street   No Image on file.
 JosephNobleSecretaryRishton Industrial Co-operative SocietyLimitedCommercial Street and Hermitage Street;   No Image on file.
 JohnWhittakerSecretaryRishton Victoria Cotton Mill CompanyLimitedParker Street   No Image on file.
 JosephNobleSecretaryRishton Industrial Co-operative SocietyLimitedHermitage Street   No Image on file.
 EcclesGrimeManagerRishton Industrial Co-operative SocietyLimitedHermitage Street grocers, drapers, and boot and shoe dealers. No Image on file.
 JosephNobleSecretaryRishton Industrial Co-operative SocietyLimitedCommercial Street   No Image on file.
 J. N.HopwoodCarting Agent    No Image on file.
 ThomasCrossCarting Agent    No Image on file.

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